The '''Royal Ontario Museum''' ('''ROM''', ) is a museum
of Art museum|art
, Culture|world culture
and natural history
, Canada. It is one of the largest museums in North America
, the largest in Canada, and attracts over one million visitors every year, the List of most visited art museums in the world|second most
for a Canadian art museum.
The museum is north of Queen's Park (Toronto)|Queen's Park
, in the University of Toronto
district, with its main entrance on Bloor Street|Bloor Street West
. The Museum (TTC)|Museum subway station
is named after the ROM, and since 2008, it is decorated to resemble the institution's collection. St. George (TTC)|St. George station
is also close to the museum's new entrance as well.
Established on 16 April 1912 and opened on 19 March 1914, the museum has maintained close relations with the University of Toronto throughout its history, often...